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Published: Monday, Feb. 11 2013 10:00 a.m. MST

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Trust Logic
Brigham City, UT, 00

This has got to be one of the best articles I've read in a while! Great advice for even those without autistic kids. Thank you.


a great article about a great movie. amen

Mom of 8
Hyrum, UT

Brilliant! And it's applicable to many other areas of life, too, not just autism.

Layton, UT

Awwww that was just brilliant. Thanks for making me smile.

Riverton, UT

That was excellent--thank goodness it wasn't a slideshow.

george of the jungle
goshen, UT

I loved that movie and I like the advice. To me understanding what is understood is what love is.

Allen, TX

Brilliant insights from a brilliant film.

Having raised an Autistic son, and seeing the huge gulf between his inabilities at age 8 and the fine young man he became by 18 by learning coping mechanisms and life skills, I would have to add one more line from the movie:

I think he's gaining on us.

BTW, he is now on a FT mission, and we couldn't be prouder.

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